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November 20, 2013 by Renata Jočienė

Sort-mark (Custom)tools4revit© product Sort Mark is maybe the best solution that allows to sort & mark Revit elements in different ways and add additional information to the selected ones. It is a productivity enhancing tool for Autodesk Revit, created under expectations of Revit users.

Not without a reason Sort Mark is becoming increasingly popular among Revit users.

Sort Mark is the Autodesk Revit add-on that allows you to easily sort and renumber any Revit graphical, architectural and structural element that has a “mark” value, including grids, doors, windows walls, etc. Also Sort Mark adds prefix and suffix to mark values, and removes all duplicate “mark” values in a selected category. This easy-to-use time saving tool enables to increase productivity on a day to day basis.

Sort Mark v2014.2 and v2013.3 – what’s new:

November 14, 2013 by Renata Jočienė

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Team of tools4revit© development today has released updated Fast Documentation Pack that includes 5 products of tools4revit© product group. Revit apps those are included in Fast Documentation Pack allow you to automate BIM data analysis and specification process by extracting the required elements, various parameters and material requirements directly from the project’s BIM models:

    • Excel2Revit icon Excel2Revit imports MS Excel spreadsheets into Autodesk® Revit® with its design settings; automatically inserts any external data from doc/txt/xls and creates/updates tables in Revit® drafting view.
    • Dynamic Legend shot Dynamic Legend quickly creates, modifies, and updates intelligent legends for different Revit® elements.
October 08, 2013 by Renata Jočienė

Dozens of various queries have landed in my in-box this year. Today I’ve decided to collect some of the most frequently asked questions about Revit app Sort Mark those can be answered shortly.

The Revit extension Sort Mark dramatically speeds up the Revit project documentation process, therefore this add-in is one of the most popular tools4revit products and we get many queries about it.

So here’s an attempt at answering the most popular questions.

September 03, 2013 by Renata Jočienė

Several days ago we received an interesting question: “Do you know any tool of tools4revit that can do a Top & Bottom spot elevation on windows, doors, etc. on a Plan view? Spot elevation works fine on pipes, walls, columns, etc. – but we need to show the top and bottom elevation on holes made in the walls”.

I decided to answer this question publicly to show the easiest way to solve this problem.

I agree that “Spot Elevation” is not good solution to show elevations on holes. However we have a solution:

July 02, 2013 by Dainius Gudavičius

Sustainable Design-2Sustainable design is the factually loudest buzzword in an AEC industry. It is actually a very good trend because an impact of the construction sector to the climate change is the second largest in Europe (Eurostat, 2013). That means there is a need for a major change.

May 16, 2013 by Renata Jočienė

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Easy-to-use Sort Mark extension for Autodesk® Revit® software is a powerful tool that allows you to renumber elements in different ways and write additional information to selected elements. Perhaps not everyone knows that Sort Mark writes swing direction not only for doors but for windows as well.

Question that has reached us: Sort Mark has the “Write Swing Direction for Doors" tool. Could I use this for windows as well?

Answer:

April 29, 2013 by Asta Aksomitienė

If your Revit crashes after using our products, please check if Autodesk Revit extensions are installed. If so, there is a known problem, when Dynamic model update is turned on.

Please look at Project Preferences and check if “Turn on dynamic model update” is not selected:

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An empty box will help you avoid Revit crashes using our products.

Thank you.

If you have not been contacted within 24 hours, please check your Junk folder.

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